October 2011

Last weekend, parents at the Royal School Hampstead, an independent girls school founded in 1855, received a letter notifying them that the school had been sold to the Cognita Schools Group and is to be merged with the co-educational North Bridge House School. The former Royal School site will be used for the Senior School Continue reading...

I am excited to announce the launch of the free London schools guide LONDON SCHOOLS DEMYSTIFIED. It contains concise and very up to date info on finding the best state primaries and prep schools in your area, choosing a school and preparing for admission as well as planning the journey from primary to secondary school Continue reading...

Sir Michael Wilshaw, Head of the successful inner-city comprehensive Mossbourne Academy in Hackney is to be named Chief Inspector for Ofsted. Sir Michael is known for turning around Mossbourne Academy from one of the worst schools in Britain into one of the best, with 10 Mossbourne pupils securing offers from Cambridge University this year! He Continue reading...